02-14-2013 02-14-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2637M Marlborough
February 14, 2013 10:00 AMCalender

Signed Photographs and Rolled Documents.

Auction: Discovery - 2637M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: February 14, 2013 10:00AM


Signed Photographs and Rolled Documents. Six matted and framed signed portrait photographs from the early 20th century, all inscribed to General Charles Sherrill (1867-1936): 1) 1912 Nobel Peace Prize winner, Elihu Root (1845-1937); 2) Chauncey Depew (1834-1928); 3) Attorney General and Secretary of State, Philander Chase Knox (1853-1921); 4) Admiral George Dewey (1837-1917), in full uniform; 5) an unidentified man; and 6) another portrait of Chauncey Depew; [with] General Sherrill's Legion d'Honneur; and a document from 1927 from Czechoslovakia, both documents rolled in cardboard tubes. (8)
Estimate $200-300

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Charles Sherrill, Chauncey Depew, Elihu Root, George Dewey, Attorney General and Secretary of State, Chase Knox, Admiral, General Sherrill's Legion